The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 122 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 18 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.54% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Software Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1867 1852 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.39% 76.72% 68.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1313 1181
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) C++
5 12 (44.44%) Degree
6 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) UNIX
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) Spring
7 10 (37.04%) Maven
7 10 (37.04%) Open Source
7 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (33.33%) SDLC
8 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) UML
9 8 (29.63%) OO
10 7 (25.93%) PhD
10 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) Web Services
10 7 (25.93%) XML
10 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
10 7 (25.93%) SOA
10 7 (25.93%) Firmware
10 7 (25.93%) Release Management
10 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LDAP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DTS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Maven
2 9 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
4 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) French Language
3 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.41%) Avionics
5 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Principal Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) JDBC
4 5 (18.52%) Servlets
4 5 (18.52%) Struts
4 5 (18.52%) J2EE
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (18.52%) Ajax
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) FreeMarker
4 5 (18.52%) RESTful
4 5 (18.52%) Struts2
4 5 (18.52%) Vaadin
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (18.52%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Open Source
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 8 (29.63%) UML
4 8 (29.63%) OO
5 7 (25.93%) SOA
5 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) EAI
7 2 (7.41%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) C++
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) AspectJ
6 3 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (11.11%) C
7 2 (7.41%) VB
7 2 (7.41%) XPath
8 1 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) PhD
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Genesys
3 2 (7.41%) Websense
4 1 (3.70%) Capita
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